Job Description

Category
Plant
Specific Schedule
Wednesday through Saturday 7:00am-5:30pm, plus on-call rotation
Type
Regular Full-Time
Location
Village Center
Min
USD $16.50/Hr.
Max
USD $18.15/Hr.

Job Summary

Join our award-winning team. Friendship Village Tempe is managed by Life Care Services, voted #1 in Customer Satisfaction among senior living communities by JD Power!

Friendship Village is seeking a full-time Maintenance Technician to join our crew!

Schedule: Wednesday through Saturday 7:00am-5:30pm, plus on-call rotation

Starting Pay Range: $16.50 to 18.15 per hour, based on experience, plus full-time benefits

Summary:

  • Must be able to perform repairs involving mechanical, carpentry, painting, plumbing, electrical, structural and appliances.
  • Must be familiar with basic plumbing codes and N.E.C. codes to complete repairs.
  • Must be able to operate and understand the readings obtained with voltage meters, amp probes, wiggys, ohmmeters, and other various test equipment.
  • Must possess strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Must be able to effectively fill out daily reports and operating logs.

Education & Experience

  • Two (2) years of experience in plant/residential/apartment maintenance required.
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required.
  • Able to compute basic mathematical equations.
  • HVAC Certification preferred.
  • EPA Certification required or obtain EPA certification within 90 days of hire.
  • Must possess a valid current Arizona driver’s license

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

  • Must possess the ability to safely operate a golf cart.
  • Physical effort involving heavy lifting of up to 100 pounds can be expected on a continuous basis; very frequent lifting and moving of materials of approximately 20 pounds.
  • May be exposed to the elements of weather (heat, cold, rain, dust, noise, fumes), unsanitary conditions and a variety of toxic chemicals.
  • Overtime, weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Occasionally carrying on-call pager required. On-call rotation required.

Employee Benefits:

At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer full-time employees benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 403B Retirement Plan – with Company Match
  • Life / Disability Insurance
  • Opportunities for Advancement
  • Competitive Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Accident Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Paid Time Off/Vacation
  • Educational Grant Program
  • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
  • Employee Discounts
  • Discounted Bus Passes
  • Discounted Employee Meals
  • Emergency Loan Program
  • Employee Events
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Trip Reduction Program
  • Paid Bereavement Leave
  • Paid Jury Duty
  • Leave of Absence Policy
  • Military Time Off

Hospitality Focus

Friendship Village Tempe fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

  • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
  • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
  • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.
  • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
  • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
  • We embrace and value our differences.
  • We make residents, employees and guests feel important.
  • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
  • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
  • We pay attention to details.

Our Mission

Friendship Village Tempe lives our life-care promise in a community where residents and staff are engaged in enjoying life as one.

Our Vision

To be known as the leading retirement community that embraces individuality while delivering an innovative and compassionate environment in which we live and work.

Our Core Values

  • We interact honestly and fairly, with integrity and openness.
  • We intentionally respect and embrace the perspective of each individual.
  • We are passionate about consistently delivering exceptional service.
  • We are innovative and creative leaders.
  • We work together to cultivate meaningful relationships.

Our Reputation

Friendship Village is a place employees can wake up happy to come to work each day. We take pride in our exceptional culture of family and hospitality.

We hold a 4.5 star rating on Glassdoor.

We have a 4.0 star rating on Indeed.

Medicare.gov has awarded us a 5 star rating.

Our staff and residents rate us 4.6 stars on Facebook.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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